The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 46 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 20 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.21% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.09% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,454 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.62% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 175 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.75% 25.29% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 111 119 66
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
West Midlands

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Coventry region.

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Coventry

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Coventry

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications.

1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (55.00%) Cisco
3 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (50.00%) Lync
4 19 (47.50%) MCSE
5 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
6 15 (37.50%) Mitel
6 15 (37.50%) MCITP
6 15 (37.50%) Avaya
6 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (35.00%) Dialogic
7 14 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (35.00%) Nortel
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
9 8 (20.00%) MS Office
9 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.50%) Citrix
10 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
11 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (12.50%) NetApp
12 5 (12.50%) HP
12 5 (12.50%) DNS
12 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 5 (12.50%) Office 365
13 4 (10.00%) NetScaler
13 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
13 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
13 4 (10.00%) IBM

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (50.00%) Lync
2 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
3 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Architect
3 16 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (37.50%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
1 1 (2.50%) Celerra
1 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (7.50%) Time Management
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Workflow
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (47.50%) MCSE
3 15 (37.50%) MCITP
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.50%) CCEE
5 2 (5.00%) CCAA
5 2 (5.00%) CCEA
5 2 (5.00%) CCA
5 2 (5.00%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.50%) CCVP
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) NCDA
6 1 (2.50%) NCIE
6 1 (2.50%) VCAP
6 1 (2.50%) HP AIS
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) AppDNA
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (55.00%) Cisco
3 15 (37.50%) Mitel
3 15 (37.50%) Avaya
4 14 (35.00%) Dialogic
4 14 (35.00%) Nortel
5 7 (17.50%) Citrix
6 5 (12.50%) NetApp
6 5 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) IBM
7 4 (10.00%) VMware
8 2 (5.00%) Veeam
8 2 (5.00%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago